This guest column is by Ariana Alexander-Sefre, founder & co-CEO of Spoke, a UK-based music-led mental wellness app. Here, she writes about the tension between music’s ability to soothe, and the music industry’s need to monetise it – and suggests changes that could benefit the needs of the musician and the industry alike. Ariana […]
Lady Lamb (Aly Spaltro). Photo by Shervin Lainez Ten years of perspective has changed how Aly Spaltro performs songs from her debut album, “Ripely Pine.” “I find myself singing songs that were kind of devastating with a smile on my face,” she said last week. Spaltro, who performs under the name Lady Lamb, will […]
BDi Music has signed artist and songwriter Jerub to an exclusive worldwide publishing agreement. The deal coincides with the release of new single You & I via Elevate/Absolute Label Services. Born in Nigeria before moving to Nottingham aged 10, the rising artist first made an impact in 2021 after he was shortlisted as a […]
Here’s New Music to Take a Listen this Week.
‘No one gave me the finger more than David Crosby!’ Legendary photographer Henry Diltz on shooting music’s giants
‘Sometimes,” says Henry Diltz, “the great picture is the one that happens before you set everything up.” The legendary music photographer, speaking from his home in north Hollywood, has taken shots that became stamped into the annals of rock history. Not only was he was the official photographer at 1969’s Woodstock festival, he has […]
Music Week is delighted to announce that our Campaigner category at the Women In Music Awards 2023 will once again be sponsored by Spotify. The highly-anticipated Women In Music Awards will return on Friday, November 10, 2023 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London. Women In Music, which is staged in association with AIM […]
F2P? That’s the abbreviation for ‘Free-to-Play’, the model that helped the games industry – initially on mobile and Facebook but latterly on console and PC too – surge in revenues over the past decade. Periodically over that time there has been a flurry of interest in how the model might be applied to music. […]
The Wolff Sisters. Photo by Denis Semenyaka The Wolff Sisters8 p.m. Friday. Vinegar Hill Music Theatre, 53 Old Post Road, Arundel, $20 in advance, $25 day of show. vinhillmusic.comBoston-based folk-rock act The Wolff Sisters is the sibling trio of Rebecca (acoustic guitar), Kat (keys) and Rachael (electric guitar). All three of them sing lead […]
BTS singer V has released a visual for his song ‘For Us’, a cut from his debut solo album ‘Layover’. On September 16, the K-pop singer unveiled the music video for ‘For Us’, the final track from his debut album ‘Layover’ to get a visual treatment. The new visual largely comprises outtakes and behind-the-scenes […]
Saxophonist for ‘The Roots,’ Jimmy Fallon’s band for ‘The Tonight Show’, opens venue in Brewster.